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Jazz Decades

Jazz Decades #832 Airs 11/5/89 89-0110-0832-001 Approximate date: 1989

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Jazz Decades
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Ray Smith's weekly traditional/historical jazz program appeals to the devotee as well as the neophyte. The hour features traditional jazz, Big Band and swing from the entire 20th century and before, including recordings from as early as 1890. Series release date: 1972

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Broadcast program

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Recorded Music
Schwartz, Steve (Series Producer)
Smith, Ray (Series Producer)
Chicago: “Jazz Decades,” GBH Archives, accessed July 16, 2024,
MLA: “Jazz Decades.” GBH Archives. Web. July 16, 2024. <>.
APA: Jazz Decades. Boston, MA: GBH Archives. Retrieved from
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